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by | July 17, 2018 | 23:00

Another Conservative Party legislator, Anna Soubry, who opposes the "hard" Brexit that would see Britain leave the European Union without a trade deal in place, said the government's acceptance of the four amendments mean that Rees-Mogg is now effectively "running Britain".

by | July 17, 2018 | 22:58

USA lawmakers blasted President Donald Trump Monday over his uncritical comments towards Russian Federation during a landmark summit with Vladimir Putin , calling it "shameful", "dangerous" and "verging on treason". Senator Lindsey Graham strongly criticised Mr Trump for failing to deliver a strong warning to Russian Federation. His critics, including the former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan , saw this as nothing less than treason .

by | July 17, 2018 | 22:43

On Monday, the US Department of Justice said Russian citizen Maria Butina had been arrested in Washington, DC on charges of acting as an unregistered agent of the Russian government. She allegedly tried to advance Russian interests "by developing relationships with US persons and infiltrating organizations having influence in USA politics".

by | July 17, 2018 | 22:44

MGM says the security company it hired for the event, Contemporary Services Corp, was certified by the Department of Homeland Security for 'protecting against and responding to acts of mass injury and destruction'. In a statement to the Review-Journal, spokeswoman Debra DeShong said federal courts would provide "the opportunity for a timely resolution". According to CNN, the Safety Act was passed after 9/11 to encourage companies to hire third-party security firms, who had previously ...

by | July 16, 2018 | 10:22

Obama is in Kenya to help launch the sports and training centre founded by his half-sister, Auma Obama , through her foundation Sauti Kuu . Obama arrived a few minutes after 1pm and headed to State House from the airport to meet with President Uhuru Kenyatta , before later meeting Opposition leader Raila Odinga at Kepimsky Hotel.

by | July 16, 2018 | 10:05

Israel says Hamas has been orchestrating the weekly protests to distract from governance problems and provide cover for militants' cross-border attacks. Later the military said an Israeli officer was moderately wounded by a grenade thrown at him. A 15-year-old Palestinian who tried to climb over the fence into Israel was shot dead.

by | July 16, 2018 | 08:42

The brash billionaire property magnate has been President for 18 months, while the 65-year-old former KGB officer has run Russian Federation for the past 18 years. Relations between the press and government officials in both the USA and Russian Federation have been problematic throughout the years. Both leaders were also greeted with a large billboard advertisement purchased by Helsingin Sanomat , the nation's largest newspaper, which bashed the Trump and Putin as being enemies of ...

by | July 16, 2018 | 07:19

Angela Hernandez , 23, of OR, was found 200 feet down a cliff Friday, somehow surviving after crashing her vehicle in California's Big Sur a week ago. It's not going to be an easy recovery. To stay hydrated, Hernandez reportedly used a radiator hose from her vehicle to siphon water from a nearby stream.

by | July 16, 2018 | 07:04

Congress over a probe of Russian election meddling that has clouded Trump's presidency. But we can predict with certainty that one subject is unlikely to dominate the strangely private tete-a-tete: the whole Russia-hacking-the-2016-election thing.

by | July 16, 2018 | 06:06

Trump arrives in Britain on Thursday after a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit and thousands of protesters are expected to join demonstrations during his visit, including plans to fly a blimp over parliament portraying Trump as an orange, snarling baby.

by | July 16, 2018 | 06:06

An officer was involved in a confrontation with an armed suspect in Chicago . People hurled rocks and bottles at officers, with some suffering minor injuries. The Chicago Sun-Times says scuffles broke out between protesters and police officers holding batons who had cordoned off the area. Waller added that "he did have a weapon on him".

by | July 16, 2018 | 05:21

While the interview made headlines mostly for this line on Sunday, just a day before he is slated to meet face-to-face with President Putin, Trump also said he believes the same about Russian Federation and others. Trump flew to Finland, the final stop on a weeklong trip that began last Tuesday, from Scotland. The indictments formed part of an investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller that Trump has denounced as a "witch hunt" created to undermine the legitimacy of his surprise ...

by | July 16, 2018 | 03:33

Stolen emails, many politically damaging for Clinton, appeared on WikiLeaks in the campaign's final stretch. The indictment said a person in contact with a senior member of the Trump campaign communicated with Guccifer 2 .0, and the conversation mirrors the Twitter exchange Stone had with the online persona.

by | July 16, 2018 | 03:31

Trump's congratulations of Putin on Twitter is particularly eye-raising following this week's indictment by the Robert Mueller investigation of 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking the DNC during the 2016 election. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump disembark from Air Force One upon arrival at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport in Helsinki , July 15, 2018 , on the eve of a summit in Helsinki between the President and his Russian counterpart.

by | July 16, 2018 | 01:31

Still, she added that Trump cautioned her not to "walk away" from negotiations-advice she will consider, the British Prime Minister said. If May fails to negotiate an agreement on the terms of Brexit before then, a "no deal" scenario could mean the United Kingdom would start trading with the European Union under World Trade Organisation rules, and would have uncertain consequences for the status of European Union citizens living in the United Kingdom, as well as Britons living in European ...

by | July 16, 2018 | 01:20

Maj-General Dr Wutthichai Issara, a senior doctor of the third Army Region, told the boys on behalf of the military that their rescue effort had been an honour and a mission and brought with it prestige. "I want pork knuckle rice, said 13-year-old Duangpetch Promtep". In a hospital video recorded Friday, the boys sent messages to well-wishers and started each with a "wai", the traditional Thai greeting with hands raised to chest level and palms together.

by | July 16, 2018 | 01:17

When asked whether Trump's aggressive rhetoric is undermining the free press, Bolton demurred. He said he protects himself by having the White House record all interviews. He then attacked CNN's Jeff Zucker tweeting , "Remember, it was Little Jeff Z and his people, who are told exactly what to say, who said I could not win the election in that "there was no way to 270" (over & over again) in the Electoral College".

by | July 16, 2018 | 01:07

Scientists have watched an iceberg four miles long break off from a glacier. Video of the break-up on 22 June was shot by his wife, Denise Holland of NYU's Environmental Fluid Dynamics Laboratory. If a strong enough wind blows at the right time, the berg could be dislodged from the spot where it has grounded, and float harmlessly into Baffin Bay.

by | July 16, 2018 | 00:46

When asked by CBS if he would ask Putin to extradite the Russians to the US, Trump said he had not thought of that idea but that he might. "Now, you wouldn't think of the European Union, but they're a foe", the president said. "But, in a trade sense, they have really taken advantage of us, and many of those countries are in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation". "Despite what you have heard from the fake news, I had a great meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

by | July 16, 2018 | 00:38

A Chicago Police Department spokesman tweeted video from a body-worn camera of an officer involved in the shooting. More than 1,430 people have been shot in the city so far this year, however that statistic actually represents an improvement as it's 496 fewer than this time last year, according to the Chicago Tribune .